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Pro bono: Leading Lights

Latin Lawyer is pleased to present our Leading Lights for 2022, the law firms making a noteworthy contribution to strengthening Latin America’s pro bono culture.

16 January 2023

Several firms steer cross-border data centre buy

Several firms have helped data centre operator Aligned acquire Latin American-focused counterpart ODATA from Brazil’s Patria Investimentos and US IT company CyrusOne.

03 January 2023

Dentons announces new managing partner in Uruguay

Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga has appointed Héctor Viana as its new managing partner, replacing outgoing leader Fernando Jiménez de Aréchaga Sr.

19 December 2022

Dentons adds partner in Uruguay

Uruguayan firm Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga has strengthened its labour and employment practice by promoting a lawyer to its senior rank.

07 December 2022

UK software company buys more assets in Uruguay

Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga in Montevideo has helped UK-based Vesta Software acquire Uruguayan counterpart Datalogic.

15 November 2022

Cubico invests in Uruguayan renewable energy

White & Case LLP in Madrid and Posadas in Montevideo have helped UK renewables group Cubico buy two wind farms in Uruguay from Spanish energy infrastructure company ACS Servicios.

03 August 2022

Setting up shop in a time of crisis

Opening a law firm during uncertain times might seem like a risky strategy, yet many lawyers took the bold decision to open a new office in the midst of the covid-19 pandemic. Latin Lawyer spoke to partners from some of the firms that launched over the last two years, learning about the importance of technology to overcome challenges, how to create a law firm culture whilst working from home as well as unexpected surprises from their opportunistic arrival into the market.

29 June 2022

Uruguayan railroad raises US$250 million in B-bond financing

Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga in Montevideo has helped a special purpose vehicle (SPV) obtain a US$250 million financing for a railway project in Uruguay.

13 June 2022

Three Uruguayan firms advise on motorway project financing

Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga has helped a Uruguayan special purpose vehicle (SPV) obtain project financing worth US$125 million to build and maintain a motorway that connects the country to its neighbour Brazil.

31 May 2022

Uruguayan road project gets US$137 million financing

Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga has helped a Uruguayan special purpose vehicle (SPV) obtain project financing worth US$137 million to build and maintain a motorway project in the south of the country.

25 April 2022

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